Psyche! Happy April Fool's Day! Check Out Some ACTUAL Amazing Facts About Whales And Shooting Stars

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  1. When whales are born, some are still covered in fuzz called lanugo. 00:53

  2. Because whales descended from animals with limbs under their bodies, their tails are horizontal and not vertical. 01:46

  3. Sperm whale poop helps sequester an estimated 200,000 tons of carbon from the atmosphere every year. 05:13

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  1. Whales release air (and sometimes mucus) from their blowholes, not water. 01:07

  2. The blowholes of sperm whales are located on the left side of the whale's head, rather than on top. 02:24

  3. Humpback whales can sneeze air at more than 300 mph. 04:39

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